Important Dates

  • Paperwork Due: October 21

    • 6th Grade - Turn into Mrs. Lewin
    • 7th Grade - Turn into Mrs. Sturm
    • 8th Grade - Turn into either Mrs. Lewin or Mrs. Sturm

    Set Up in Library: Wednesday, December 14

    • Students can set up during the school day or after school until 4 p.m.

    South Middle Science Fair: Thursday, December 15

    • This will be during school hours. Winners will be announced before the end of school. All projects must be picked up by the end of the day and no later than 4 p.m.

Pro Tips

    1. Read the entire handbook. You can request a hard copy of the handbook from your science teacher or read it online at South Middle’s website under “Activities and Programs” and on Berkeley County Schools’ website under “Program and Activities”.
    2. Pages 2-8 will be your best friend in this process. Trust us. Required forms are listed below with page numbers.
      • Abstract Form Pages 11 and 12
      • Checklist for Adult Sponsor (Form 1) Page 13
      • Student Checklist (Form 1A) Page 14
      • Vertebrate and Human Research Form (Form VHRF), if applicable Page 15
      • Research Paper or Research Plan (Form 1A2) Page 16
      • Approval Form (Form 1B) Page 17
    3. Other forms as required by WVSEF or ISEF rules
    4. Don’t wait until the last minute. Reach out to Mrs. Lewin and Mrs. Sturm on Schoology or come see us during ARMOR. We are here to help with any questions. You can also reach us at: